British Culture of the Post-War: An Introduction to Literature and Society 1945-1999

1st Edition

Alastair Davies, Alan Sinfield

Routledge
Published September 21, 2000
Reference - 224 Pages
ISBN 9780415128117 - CAT# RU13842

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Summary

From Angus Wilson to Pat Barker and Salman Rushdie, British Culture of the Post-War is an ideal starting point for those studying cultural developments in Britain of recent years. Chapters on individual people and art forms give a clear and concise overview of the progression of different genres. They also discuss the wider issues of Britain's relationship with America and Europe, and the idea of Britishness.
Each section is introduced with a short discussion of the major historical events of the period. Read as a whole, British Culture of the Postwar will give students a comprehensive introduction to this turbulent and exciting period, and a greater understanding of the cultural production arising from it.

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